I am new to the mystery genre and admittedly know very little about it. I usually read classic fiction, fantasy, or "literary" fiction, but am looking to put together a mystery reading list. I do not have the stamina to start with a long series but want standalone or short series (no more than 3 books). Also, I do not know what types of novels are included in this genre but I do know that cozy mysteries might not be a good fit. All that to say please recommend a good starting point.
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